There's always that moment at family gatherings when you've asked your niece or nephew how old they are now, how school is, etc., then they get bored and run off. Your chance at being the cool aunt or uncle is destroyed for another year. Let's fix that.

I have two optical illusions anyone can do at any time. Thanksgiving is as good a time as any.

The first one involves a piece of paper, a marker, and a glass with some water. That's it. Any kid will love this. Here's a video to walk you through it.

Next we have one even more simple. All you need is a $20 bill. Best part is you get to keep your money when it's done. Watch the video and take mental notes.

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